Hart Door Systems
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Our History

1946

Established as Norman Hart Newcastle Limited. Manufacturers of Blinds and Awnings across the North East of England.

1981

Original Speedor developed.
First installation of Speedor.

1984

Industrial Roller Shutters Division created. “Hart Industrial Doors”

1993

Agreement with USA door company for High Speed Doors manufacture.

1995

Introducing the Speedor range of doors. Speedor Mini, Maxi and Combi

1996

Introduction of Firebrand fire resistant roller shutters. Tested to BS Standard.

1998

Change of company name to “Hart Door Systems” which reflects evolving product range of advanced door systems.

1998

6,000 square foot expansion to the existing production facility doubling our manufacturing space.

2001

Branching out into the Middle East and exhibiting at the Big 5 exhibition Dubai with Al Zamil.

2003

Expansion of our middle eastern network. Distribution agreement with Al Futtaim UAE (Famco).

2007

Major Project

T5 Heathrow – High Speed Doors to all check-in desks.

2008

Major Project

Dubai Metro together with Famco.

2010

UL10b / NFPA80 fire test completed in Chicago with UL.

2011

Major Project

London 2012 Olympic Stadium.

2012

New Hart offices built.

2012

Extension of the Famco agreement to cover Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman and Qatar.

2012

Major Project

Nissan Battery Plant.
50 x Unique doors provided.

2013

Major Project

King Abdul-Aziz International Airport.
Check in Desk Roller Shutters.

2014

LPCB Terror Screen approval.
High Security Roller Shutter.
Tested to LPS1175 SR1-SR4.

2015

Major Project

Olympic Stadium Transformation Queen Elizabeth Park.

2016

Speedor Twinblade product developed.
Orders fulfilled for large nuclear site.

2017

Successful Quality Audit to latest ISO 9001:2015.